Denture Soft Liners are a Viable Option
A proven technology, denture soft liners have been offered to patients for over twenty years. Over that time, the materials and technology have steadily improved. Permanent soft liners provide comfort and relief for individuals with:
- Severely receded or flat gums that cannot tolerate the stress of dentures
- Chronic soreness
- Gums with prominent or sharp, bony areas
The advantages of soft liners
Greater comfort (A significant number of denture wearers with chronic discomfort have experienced great relief). There is clinical evidence which indicates that almost everyone tolerates soft liner materials. Many denture wearers with soft liners report they can chew a larger variety of food Some things to consider with soft liners. Proper cleaners specific to soft liners and home care is needed to be taken into consideration for soft liners. Soft liners require regular follow-up visits to examine the fit of dentures, the health of a patient’s oral tissues and to ensure professional cleaning.